Maggie Beer Holdings In $40m E-commerce Buy

The celebrity chef’s gourmet foods group is raising $30 million in fresh capital to help buy Hampers & Gifts Australia.


Young Gun Of Wine Founder Rory Kent Says You Should Champion Vineyard Growers Rather Than Winemakers

A new series of awards from Young Gun of Wine aims to shift the focus of conversation from how the drinks are made to how they’re grown.


Woolworths’ Endeavour Mulls Oakridge Wines

Endeavour Group is close to buying Yarra Valley wine maker Oakridge from power couple Ilana Atlas and Tony D’Aloisio.


Zero Alcohol Trend A Winner For Mcguigan

Beer giant Heineken paved the way on the no alcohol front and the CEO of Australian Vintage says it’s accelerating fast in wine.


How Heathcote’s Vineyards Are Adapting To Climate Change

Altered conditions have spurred winemakers in the region famous for its shiraz to plant new grape varieties, adapt their viticulture and tweak production techniques.


‘buy Australian’ A Rising Force For Maggie Beer

The chief executive of Maggie Beer Holdings expects most of the extra sales generated during stay-at-home times in the pandemic will stick.


Freedom Foods Seeks To Throw Out California Lawsuit

The Australian manufacturer’s lawyers are looking to dismiss or stay the court action because of California court’s lack of personal jurisdiction, litigation being inconvenient and expensive, and


Flavour-packed And Elegant: Yalumba’s Generous Signature

The latest person to put her autograph to Yalumba’s Signature blend is as classic a candidate as the wine itself.


Wine Person Of The Year: Young Sommelier Inspired By Lockdown

Wheelchair sommelier Mirko Pastorelli arrived in Australia just before the pandemic, and thanks lockdown for helping him decide which direction his life will take.


Wine Export Market A ‘basket Case’ After $1.3b China Hit

The owner of one of Australia's largest family-owned wine groups, Yalumba Wines, says impairments are likely to ripple through the industry.

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